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2001.281.1180 (RS197903)

Description

Rolled fragment of wallpaper titled "Floral Buds" manufactured by Wilton E. Owen Inc., New York. Pattern of small, pink flower buds with three green leaves. Roller-printed in two greens, pink and fuschia on white ground.

Details

Maker
Wilton E. Owen, Inc. (Manufacturer)
Date
1940-1950
Inscriptions
"WILTON E. OWEN INC. / JOIN [ARROW POINTING UP] TRIM / MADE IN U.S.A. / NO-W5011" (printed)
"[arrow pointing to left] TOP / RUN 1 / "FLORAL BUDS" " (printed)
Location of origin
New York, United States
Material
paper (fiber product)
Object type
Building Component
Places
New York City (New York state)
Descriptive terms
floral patterns
paper (fiber product)
Wallpaper
wallpapers
People and organizations
Waterhouse, Dorothy S.
Dimensions
27 x 21 3/4 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
2001.281.1180
Credit Line
Gift of Bernard Scott
GUSN
293386

Wallpaper Details

Medium
Paper
Print Technique
Machine Printed
Decor Motif
Flower buds
leaves
Period/Style
Floral
Form
Unused
Pattern Name
Floral Buds
Pattern No.
5011
State
Original
Paper Type
Machine Made
Use
Sidewall/Fill
Print Dimensions
Print dimensions: repeat height 12 1/2, print width 18 (inches)

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